November 21, 2016

Introducing Two New IDEA Employees

Kevin Byfield has joined the IDEA IT team as a full-time System Administrator. Kevin’s responsibilities include maintenance and improvement of IDEA’s IT infrastructure, as well as implementation of new features for IDEA employees to use in a changing technology environment.

Before joining IDEA, Kevin performed multiple IT contracting jobs and was involved with several outreach programs. “I have always been intrigued with everything IT,” Kevin says. “I have been working in IT since the turn of the century.”

In his free time, Kevin plays and develops video games and online content.

Kevin works from IDEA HQ in Arlington, VA and can be reached at or (703) 562-4657.

Scott Slusher has joined the IDEA Client Services team as an IDW Implementation Specialist.  His responsibilities will include assisting with the implementation of both distributors and manufacturers to the IDW platform and ensuring the clients are receiving the training and product knowledge necessary to assist with their business processes.

Scott joins IDEA from SEDC with nine years of experience in the electrical and gas utility industry. There, he worked as a project manager and software implementation specialist.

In his free time, he enjoys cycling and playing soccer.

Scott Slusher can be reached at or (703) 562-4624.

Please join us in welcoming Kevin and Scott to the team!

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